by Allan Appel | Oct 23, 2014 12:38 pm | Comments (2)
Lou Grimaldi had two choices to make: Which pastry to eat. And, for a change, which candidate to vote for.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 22, 2014 8:16 am | Comments (1)
When U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro arrived at Park Ridge Apartments at 40 Austin St.Tuesday afternoon, she met a packed room of nearly 200 with the gusto and ease of someone who wins elections, and knows that every interaction counts.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 20, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (6)
Only one steely-eyed door-opener interrupted Jim O’Connell mid-sentence Saturday, refused his flyer, and declared, “Sorry, I’m a stone Democrat.”
by Paul Bass | Oct 19, 2014 3:44 pm | Comments (48)
To translate a prize endorsement into votes, Dannel P. Malloy came to New Haven Sunday seeking to convert skeptical independent-minded voters like Eric Hermes.
by Paul Bass | Oct 16, 2014 11:51 am | Comments (1)
The Republican is keeping up with the incumbent Democrat in one state legislative race in town, at least when it comes to raising campaign dough—and doing it while limiting the size of individual donations he’ll accept.
by Paul Bass | Oct 12, 2014 6:51 pm | Comments (20)
Returning to must-ignite turf for his reelection campaign, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Sunday pitched a new program to hire the hard-core unemployed and promised to consider granting cities new powers to seize trashed buildings from slumlords.
by Allan Appel | Sep 15, 2014 3:30 pm | Comments (4)
Governor Dannel P. Malloy came to vote-rich Bella Vista bearing not only 30 boxes of pizza but two proposals to help keep seniors in their homes, plus one swipe at his opponent’s public-transit credibility.
by David Sepulveda | Sep 15, 2014 8:19 am | Comments (17)
Colorful canopies dotted a cordoned section of Judwin Avenue in upper Westville Sunday afternoon, as neighbors came out to enjoy a block party organized by former Alder Sergio Rodriguez and wife Randi Rubin-Rodriguez. The big draw was not a parked fire truck that drew out curious children, but a relaxed Governor Dannel P. Malloy sporting jeans and a blue dress shirt, making yet another reelection campaign stop in the city he needs to win big again on Nov. 4. (We’ve lost track of the number of visits; he has another planned for Monday afternoon across town at Bella Vista.)
by Paul Bass | Sep 8, 2014 8:05 am
A reporter dumped on a politician Sunday.
So what else was new?
by Paul Bass | Sep 8, 2014 8:04 am | Comments (13)
The man who hopes to drive Dan Malloy from the governor’s office has no problem fixing New Haven’s bus system—but he doesn’t want to push people out of their cars to do it.